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March 22, 2018 - December 24, 2015

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Mabel Wobken, 97, of West Point, died Thursday, December 24, 2015 at Premier Estates in West Point. Funeral service will be 10:30am on Monday, December 28 at St. John’s Lutheran Church on the Cuming County line. Burial will be at the church cemetery with lunch following at the church hall. Visitation will be from 3:00pm to 5:00pm on Sunday at Stokely Funeral Home. Memorials may be made to St. John’s Lutheran Church. Mabel Hermine Katherine Wobken was born on March 22, 1918 to Johann Frederick and Helene Marie (Oldigs) Wobken in Dodge County. She grew up on the family farm near Scribner and attended District 83 country school in Dodge County. In 1950, Mabel moved to West Point with her parents where she worked at the nursing home as a housekeeper. She also did cleaned privately for area homes and businesses. Mabel used her compassionate nature throughout her life as she was a hospital volunteer and cared for her aging mother. One of Mabel’s many life achievements was donating twenty gallons of blood through the Red Cross. Mabel was baptized, confirmed, and a lifetime member at St. John’s Lutheran Church on the Cuming County Line as well as their ladies guild. When she wasn’t volunteering, she enjoyed gardening and cutting fresh flowers. Mabel is survived by her sister-in-law Dorothy Clausen of Fremont and nieces and nephews. She is preceded in death by her parents and siblings George, Henry, Herman, Walter, Marie Weitzenkamp, Elmer, Ella VonSeggern, and Irvin.